Agents

Salesbury (William)

  • c. 1520–c. 1584
  • authors, scribes, scholars
Salesbury, William, A dictionary in Englyshe and Welshe: moche necessary to all suche Welshmen as wil spedly learne the Englyshe togue, Menston: Scolar Press, 1969.
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Salesbury, William, A dictionary in Englyshe and Welshe: moche necessary to all suche Welshmen as wil spedly learne the Englyshe togue, London: The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, 1877.
Salesbury, William, A Brief and plain introduction, London: Robert Crowley, 1550.
Salesbury, William, A dictionary in English and Welsh, London: John Waley, 1547.


See also: Richard DaviesDavies (Richard)
(d. 1581)
Welsh bishop, first of St Asaph, later of St Davids; a scholar whose achievements included translating parts of the New Testament into Welsh and writing the Epistol at y Cembru.
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Reference works (select)

Oxford dictionary of national biography, Online: Oxford University Press. URL: <http://www.oxforddnb.com>. 
comments: General editors include Lawrence Goldman, et al.
[id. 24,546.] Jones (R. Brinley), ‘Salesbury [Salisbury], William (b. before 1520, d. c. 1580)’ direct link
Welsh biography online, Online: National Library of Wales. URL: <https://biography.wales>.
Mathias (W. Alun), ‘SALESBURY, WILLIAM (1520? - 1584?), scholar and chief translator of the first Welsh New Testament’ direct link

Secondary sources (select)

Mathias, W. Alun, “Gweithiau William Salesbury”, Journal of the Welsh Bibliographical Society 7:3 (July, 1952): 125–143.
– Welsh Journals Online: <link>

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